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Luke Gregerson blows save vs. Angels Wednesday
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Athletics pitcher Luke Gregerson couldn't protect a one-run lead in the ninth inning Wednesday, giving up one earned run on three hits in two innings and blowing a save opportunity in his team's extra-innings game against the Angels.

The A's are using a closer-by-committee with Jim Johnson struggling in the first few weeks of the season, and Gregerson was able to record saves in two of his previous three appearances before blowing one Wednesday. He stayed on to work a scoreless 10th inning after surrending the lead. Gregerson owns a 1.86 ERA and 6:1 K:BB ratio in 9 2/3 innings.

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Tommy Milone turns in quality start vs. Angels Wednesday
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Athletics pitcher Tommy Milone gave up three runs (two earned) on six hits and two walks in six-plus innings while striking out one in his team's extra-innings game against the Angels Wednesday.

Milone entered the seventh inning with a 4-1 lead but was removed after hitting a batter and surrendering a single to put two men on with no outs. Both would come around to score, one on a throwing error, but he was still in line for the win until the Angels evened things up in the ninth. Milone owns a 4.09 ERA and 8:2 K:BB ratio in 11 innings over two starts. He'll get the Rangers at home Tuesday.

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Tyler Skaggs surrenders four runs in no-decision Wednesday
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs gave up four earned runs on seven hits and three walks in six innings while striking out two but didn't factor into the decision in his team's extra-innings game against the A's Wednesday.

After a double scored one run in the fourth inning, Skaggs served up a three-run home run to put the Angels in a 4-0 deficit from which they didn't recover until the bottom of the ninth inning. He's given up four runs in each of his last two outings, leaving him with a 3.43 ERA and 11:4 K:BB ratio in 21 innings. Skaggs is slated to face the Nationals in Washington Tuesday.

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Mike Moustakas finally goes deep
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas showed a flash of life Wednesday, as he hit his first home run of the season in a 6-4 win over the Astros. Moustakas entered the game as a pinch-hitter in the 8th inning and came up with the game-winning hit in the 11th inning, with his first home run.

Moustakes is still hitting just .119/.213/.238 in 42 at-bats, so hopefully his first homer can at least get him going. 

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Justin Morneau continues hot start
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

Rockies first baseman Justin Morneau made a big impact in Wednesday's game against the Padres, albeit in a 4-2 loss.

Morneau was just about the only player to produce for the Rockies, putting together the team's lone multi-hit performance. He went 3 for 3 in the game, with his second home run of the season, a solo shot in the second inning. He added the team's only other run by way of a late sacrifice fly.

Morneau has started the season well for the Rockies, hitting .354/.396/.542 with five extra-base hits and five RBI in 14 games. 

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Jackie Bradley's double gives Red Sox win Wednesday
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Red Sox outfielder Jackie Bradley went 1 for 6 Wendesday but hit a two-run double in the 14th inning to give his team a lead they wouldn't squander in a 6-4 Red Sox victory over the White Sox.

Bradley's double came off White Sox infielder Leury Garcia after he walked two batters in his first career pitching appearance. The Red Sox outfielder has hit .244/.354/.317 with two stolen bases in 41 at-bats.

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Burke Badenhop earns one-out save Wednesday
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Red Sox pitcher Burke Badenhop earned his first save of the season Wednesday by recording the final out in his team's 14-inning win over the White Sox.

Badenhop was called upon with a man on first and two outs in the 14th inning and needed seven pitches to induce a groundout and tally his fourth career save in the 6-4 Red Sox win. He has posted a 7.36 ERA and 4:2 K:BB ratio in 7 1/3 innings.

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Sergio Romo remains perfect in fourth save
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

Giants closer Sergio Romo picked up his fourth straight save to open the season Wednesday, in a 2-1 win over the Dodgers.

Pitching with just a one-run lead and little margin for error, Romo was perfect Wednesday. He retired all three batters in order on 11 pitches, including two via strikeout.

Romo has allowed just one run in seven appearances this season, and it came in his first trip to the mound. He has a 1.29 ERA in seven innings, with three hits and one walk allowed, while striking out four.  

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Chris Capuano picks up win in relief Wednesday
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Red Sox pitcher Chris Capuano earned his first win of the season Wednesday by pitching 2 2/3 scoreless innings in his team's 6-4, 14-inning win over the White Sox.

Capuano (1-0) did an outstanding job of shutting down the White Sox in extra innings, giving up just one hit and no walks while striking out three. Twenty-six of his 39 pitches were for strikes. Capuano has yet to allow a run in nine innings this season while posting an 8:1 K:BB ratio.

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Huston Street picks up fifth straight save
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

Padres closer Huston Street remained perfect in his fifth save opportunity Wednesday, in a 4-2 win.

Street allowed one baserunner to reach in his inning, but was never in much trouble. He struck out two to finish the inning, recording his fifth save in as many chances.

Street has yet to allow a run in six innings of work, with just three hits and a walk given up. He has struck out six batters as well.  

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